Posted by: Lisa Hill | October 29, 2011

Man Asian Literary Prize Longlist 2011 announced

I am indebted to a tweet from Stu from Winston’s Dad for news of the Man Asian Literary Prize Longlist for 2011.

The links go to author profiles on the Man Asian Literary Prize website.

JAMIL AHMAD (Pakistan) The Wandering Falcon  Update: see my review

TAHMIMA ANAM (Bangladesh) – The Good Muslim (I have this one on order).

JAHNAVI BARUA (India) – Rebirth

RAHUL BHATTACHARYA (India) – The Sly Company of People Who Care


AMITAV GHOSH (India) – River of Smoke ( I loved Sea of Poppies! Update: see my review

HARUKI MURAKAMI (Japan) – 1Q84 (No doubt I’ll buy this one, to add to my pile of Murakamis that I’ve never read.  I must get round to them one day!)

ANURADHA ROY (India) – The Folded Earth

KYUNG-SOOK SHIN (South Korea) – Please Look After Mom

TARUN J TEJPAL (India) – The Valley of Masks

YAN LIANKE (China) – Dream of Ding Village



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